The blended whisky category has been in existence since the mid-19th century and remains the foundation of the industry. Blended Scotch is simply a mix of malt and grain whiskies. Some blends use only a limited number of malts,(The Famous Grouse uses only a dozen or so); others, many more - around 40 malts go into Johnnie Walker Black Label and ... Read More »
The first Royal Warrant was granted to Johnnie Walker in 1934, King George V recreates how JW might have tasted back then, using some of the company's most precious old casks. BESPOKE ENGRAVING SERVICE AVAILABLE!
A marvellous old bottle of Dewar's Ancestor from the 1950s, sealed with a collector-friendly springcap. Ancestor was one of the deluxe blends in Dewar's range, containing a fair proportion of long-aged whisky, so this should be superb.
Not to be confused with the malts from Kininvie released under the same name, this Hazelwood was blended from 100 casks in 2001 to celebrate the 100th birthday of Janet Sheed Roberts, grandaughter of William Grant, founder of Glenfiddich. Originally only available to employees, this is a rare collector's item.
Johnnie Walker 1820 was a one off limited edition for the Japanese market, intended to be a premium blend offering. The contents are rumoured to be around 21 years of age and the blend was named after the year of the company's foundation.
A bottle of Alex Ferguson blended whisky, not to be confused with a similarly named expression carrying a certain ex football manager's face. This is a blend of Highland Malt and Scotch grain, which we estimate dates from the 1930s.
A very rare and special bottling produced by William Grant & Sons to celebrate the 110th birthday of Janet Sheed Roberts, the granddaughter of company founder William. The 1600 bottles were originally given only to staff and friends of the company and a few have since made their way into the wider whisky world.
A very special 38yo Royal Salute from Chivas, Stone of Destiny is named after the ancient stone used for British royal coronation ceremonies for centuries, symbolizing the approval for the incoming king.
An old bottling of White Horse 8 year old blended Scotch whisky with the popular spring cap closure. We estimate that this was bottled during the 1930s and carries the royal warrant for His Majesty The King.